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E.g., 08/23/2019
E.g., 08/23/2019
Thursday, August 01, 2019
through Saturday, August 31, 2019

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Downtown, Events, Family Friendly, Free

Parking Lot Party: August 2019 Edition

Friday, August 23 | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland County map
Join us for the Parking Lot Party at the Arts Center! In addition to the exhibitions opening on Fourth Fridays, we are expanding our footprint to include opportunities for artisans and crafters to sell their works and pe...
Culture, Exhibit, Family Friendly, Featured Events, Free, History, Multi-Day

Early African American Businesses in Fayetteville - Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum

Friday, February 01 - Monday, September 30 | 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fayetteville Area Transportation & Local History Museum map
From its early days, Fayetteville had a small but substantial free Black population, many of whom were engaged in business throughout the Downtown area. This exhibit will trace a number of prominent and prosperous African ...
Events, Family Friendly, Featured Events, Multi-Day

Origami in the Garden - Cape Fear Botanical Garden

Sunday, May 05 - Saturday, September 07 | 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cape Fear Botanical Garden map
Origami means “folding paper” in Japanese. Origami in the Garden2 tells the story of this art form through a traveling collection of metal sculptures displayed outdoors in public gardens and museums. Each sculpture i...
Events, Free, Performance, Theater, Multi-Day

Timon of Athens - Sweet Tea Shakespeare

Thursday, August 22 - Saturday, August 24 | 7:30 PM
1897 Poe House map
One of Shakespeare’s lesser-performed plays, Timon is a breathtaking and heartbreaking story of foolishness, friendship, and loyalty. Timon, a lord of Athens, spends money wastefully on friends who quickly abandon him on...
Downtown, Exhibit, Family Friendly, Featured Events, Free, Multi-Day

10:10:10 Exhibition 2019 - The Arts Council

Friday, August 23 - Saturday, October 19 | 7:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Arts Center map
Join us for 10:10:10 -- a juried show featuring 10 Local Artists, 10 Linear Feet, 10 Self-Curated Exhibitions. Mon-Thurs 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Fri 9 a.m. - noon; Sat noon-4 p.m. (910) 323-1776
Culture, Downtown, Exhibit, Family Friendly, Free, History, Multi-Day

Discovery and Recovery: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage

Thursday, July 11 - Sunday, September 22 | 6:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Airborne & Special Operations Museum map
The exhibit details the dramatic recovery of historic materials relating to the Jewish community in Iraq from a flooded basement in Saddam Hussein’s intelligence headquarters, and the National Archives’ ongoing work in...
Downtown, Family Friendly, Free, Multi-Day

Photography Exhibit - Cape Fear Studios

Friday, August 23 - Tuesday, September 24 | 6:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cape Fear Studios map
Enjoy ths invitational exhibition featuring photography. Free

Partnership for Children Story Time

Friday, August 23 | 10:30 AM
Cumberland County Library - Headquarters Library map
Join the Cumberland County Library staff for a story time and craft at the Partnership for Children 351 Wagoner Drive. 2-5 years. Call the Partnership for Children at 867-9700 to register.Event Details View Event Details